FACJ1_cjv Czech Language

Faculty of Pharmacy
Autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught partially online.
Mgr. Kateřina Žvaková (seminar tutor), PhDr. Renata Prucklová (deputy)
Mgr. Dana Otychová (assistant)
PhDr. Renata Prucklová (assistant)
Guaranteed by
PhDr. Renata Prucklová
Contact Person: Mgr. Kateřina Žvaková
Supplier department: Language Centre, Faculty of Pharmacy Division - Language Centre
Timetable of Seminar Groups
FACJ1_cjv/01: Wed 10:30–12:00 učebna, 247
The course has no prerequisites.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of this course is to become familiar with the basics of Czech which is necessary for pharmaceutical and medical professionals. The course will provide students with basic knowledge of Czech grammar, vocabulary and communication phrases as well as the simple terminology used for the basic patient´s consultancy and handling with medical prescriptions.

Learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the students should be able to: - understand and use basic Czech phrases - hold a simple conversation in Czech - understand and apply basic Czech grammar rules
  • 1st Introduction into Czech studies, basic Czech greetings and basic social phrases, the verb "to be", Czech alphabet
    2nd Czech noun gender, personal pronouns, basic Czech phrases
    3rd Czech demonstrative pronouns, the verb "to have"
    4th Czech adjectives, conversation topic: My family
    5th Czech numerals, conversation topic: Orientation in the town
    6th Possessive pronouns, conversation topic: Supermarket
    7th Czech verb system - present tense, conversation topic: Restaurant, Coffee bar
    8th Conversation topic: University VFU in Brno
    9th Czech accusative, conversation topic: Brno - the place where I study
    10th Czech plural, conversation topic: The Czech Republic
    11th Modal verbs, conversation topic: The country which I come from
    12th Adverbs of place, conversation topic: Travelling, Hotels
    13th Final credit test
    recommended literature
  • Mánek, B. Textová učebnice angličtiny pro farmaceuty. 1994. UK v Praze, 2005. ISBN 8024603497. info
  • Hornby, A. S. Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Oxford, 2001. ISBN 0-19-4431538. info
  • Murphy, R. English Grammar in Use. Cambridge, 1995. info
Teaching methods
Direct teaching, group work
Assessment methods
1. A test including multiple-choice and short answer questions, translation and gap filling tasks. 2. An oral exam in the form of a simple conversation in Czech.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Teacher's information
Credit and examination requirements:
- 80% active attendance at seminars
- active participation within seminars
- successful accomplishment of the final written credit test
- successful accomplishment of the final oral test
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2020, recent)
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